Email:sales@cnrichi.cn 0086-18574103366
News

Industry News

RiChi & News Industry News FAQ

Size and quality of feed pellets in pig production

  • Clicks:

Pellet feed processing technology has been used for many years, and pellet feed has been widely used in livestock and poultry breeding (including pig breeding). Pellet feed for pigs can be made from a single feed or a formulated full-price feed through compression techniques. The pellets produced are usually cylindrical and come in different sizes.

Size and quality of feed pellets in pig production
Size and quality of feed pellets in pig production

The beneficial effects of pelleted feed on pig performance

Compared with diets containing larger particles, the finely pulverized raw materials in pelleted feed can further increase the average daily weight gain and feed conversion rate of pigs. This effect results from the improvement of feed palatability, the reduction of feed loss and the improvement of nutrient utilization. In fact, one of the main reasons for processing pig feed into pellet feed is to give full play to the finely ground characteristics of feed ingredients.

There are two ways to express the particle size of pig feed: feed particle diameter and feed crushing particle size (degree of crushing of raw materials). Traditionally, piglets prefer smaller diameter feed pellets, while larger pigs prefer larger diameter feed pellets. However, a large number of experiments have shown that the diameter of feed particles does not significantly affect pig performance, and particle size is a major factor affecting feed quality and then pig performance .

Feed Pellet Machine
Pig Feed Pellet Machine

The impact of particle size on particle quality

1.Effect on the uniformity of nutrients

In terms of the mixing process, if there are many types of raw materials used in the feed, small particles mean that the mixing process of the feed ingredients is slower, but the mixing uniformity is higher, which can ensure the uniformity of nutrients.

2.Effects on feed pelleting

As far as the feed pelleting process is concerned, the finely pulverized feed material has a large surface area, so it can be fully tempered and solidified, and water and heat can completely penetrate into it; therefore, the pelleted feed has better adhesion Features and high stability. At the same time, pulverizing the finer raw materials can reduce the wear of the mold, thereby improving the efficiency of granulation.

The above is the article for you: Size and quality of feed pellets in pig production. If you are interested in our products or project solutions, please contact us. We will give you the best product quality and the best price. Email: sales@cnrichi.cn



Related Equipment
Related News
How to define high-quality wood pellets production and quali...
Premium pellet fuel is essential to attain a constant and optimal heating process. As different fuel qualities exist, it ...07-07
PFI wood pellets standards in United States market...
PFI is dedicated to raising awareness about the benefits of using wood pellets to heat homes, businesses and institution ...06-30
The difference between feed pellet machine and ring die biom...
The pellets are made from biomass materials through a pelleting machine. Pellets were born in the wave of biomass energy ...05-24
I Want to Know Unit Price 3~5 TPH Animal Feed Pellet Machine...
I Want to Know Unit Price 3~5 TPH Animal Feed Pellet Machine.
Hello, the price range of 3~5 t/h animal feed pellet mach ...03-26
How Much Cost for Making Machine Feed Pellet for Chicken, Co...
How Much Cost for Making Machine Feed Pellet for Chicken, Cow, Pig? ...03-19
Sunflower Plate Feed Pellet Machine: How to Process Sunflowe...
Sunflower Plate Feed Pellet Machine: How to Process Sunflower Meal and Sunflower Stalk Into Feed Pellets for Cattle Shee ...03-09

From Order To Delivery

Checking Order

With the sales contract, the order tracking clerk checks the models and quantities of each machine and spare parts.

Quality Test Before Delivery

Upon completion of the manufacturing of equipment, tthe quality inspector strictly checks quality of every machine with the checklist.

Check Items When Packing

Before packaging and shipment, the order tracking clerk checks the packaged items again with the packing list to avoid loss of items.

Sign the contract

Adopting international common standards for accurate design of product packaging, prevent product damage rate and the effective use of transport tools, which ensure the perfect delivery of products.

Get the minimum offer free of charge, please fill in the following information to tell us (confidential information, not open to the public)

Product:
Copyright © 2015-2021 by HENAN RICHI MACHINERY CO,LTD.All rights reserved. Tel:0086-18574103366 Email:sales@cnrichi.cn